Atlanta Civil Rights activists staged a sit-in inside the lobby of Philips Arena on Wednesday, Sept. 10. .They sang “We Shall Overcome”, a song of protest that became a main anthem of the Civil Rights Movement. […]
Dispute was about his mixed-race grandchildren, say authorities.
Residents in two local neighborhoods are spreading the word about Ku Klux Klan flyers left on cars. Miles Keenlyside found a flyer on his car and at first he thought it was a ticket but […]
Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which was one of the most important achievements for African Americans in U.S. history. Roland Martin asked listeners to […]
A parent is angry after her son’s teacher allegedly called the student the “N word” on a recording.
South Forsyth High School students put up banner with a version of a racial slur.
Today on the Rev. Al Sharpton Show it was “Hot Topic Monday.” Callers called in with different issues and topics they felt needed to be addressed. The top stories included George Zimmerman’s arrest today and […]
The U.S. attorney in Birmingham says her office is monitoring allegations of racial discrimination and segregation within the sorority and fraternity system at the University of Alabama.
Paula Deen has been dropped by the Food Network and Wal-Mart, but book-buyers are standing by her.
Paula Deen dissolved into tears during a “Today” show interview Wednesday about her admission that she used a racial slur in the past, saying anyone in the audience who’s never said anything they’ve regretted should pick up a rock and throw it at her head.